Tumor treating fields are a new cancer treatment with few side effects. Learn about their uses, mechanism, and what you can expect with this therapy.
What is the difference between a benign tumor and a malignant one? One indicates cancer and the other doesn't. Learn more about their definitions.
Desmoid tumors are rare, benign tumors that can affect the surrounding tissues. They typically affect young adults in their 20s and 30s.
Find out what you can expect before, during and after surgery to treat a pituitary tumor.
Current approaches to treatment of bone cancers such as osteosarcoma and Ewing sarcoma typically involve surgery, chemotherapy, and/or radiation.
Learn how the size of a tumor can indicate the stage of breast cancer a patient has, plus get information about the TNM staging system.
Learn how levels of HER2 receptors (HER2-positive and HER2-negative) affect the prognosis and treatment options for breast cancer.
Chest wall cancer is a tumor of the bone, cartilage, or soft tissue that makes up the support for the chest cavity. These cancers can be benign or malignant.
Bone cancer is rare, but it can start in any bone and may affect both adults and children. Reviewed by a board-certified cancer specialist.
There are many differences between sarcomas and carcinomas though both are cancers. They vary in cell and tissue type, treatments, and survival.